An Extensive and Very Dangerous Ice Storm

A glancing blow of arctic air mixed with a surge in moisture is setting the stage for an extensive and very dangerous ice event. The most likely corridor of icing with a mixture of sleet will occur from west-central Texas to the Tennessee and Lower Ohio Valleys. The ice accretion from Texas into Mid South may approach a half inch or more through Wednesday and cause power outages and travel issues. Read More >

7-Day Forecast 31.57°N 97.18°W (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Waco TX
Issued by: National Weather Service Dallas/Fort Worth, TX
Last Update: 5:42 pm CST Jan 30, 2023
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  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of freezing rain before 9pm, then a chance of freezing rain after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 28. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Freezing Rain

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Freezing rain and sleet.  High near 31. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.2 of an inch possible.  New sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Wintry Mix


    High: 31 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Freezing rain and sleet likely before 9pm, then freezing rain likely between 9pm and midnight, then rain or freezing rain after midnight.  Low around 29. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.2 of an inch possible.  Little or no sleet accumulation expected.

    Wintry Mix


    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain or freezing rain, becoming all rain after 3pm.  High near 38. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain

    High: 38 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers before midnight, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 3am, then showers after 3am.  Low around 35. North wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers


    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 47. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 53. North wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny


    High: 53 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Mostly Clear


    Low: 33 °F



  • Tonight: A chance of freezing rain before 9pm, then a chance of freezing rain after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 28. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.

    Tuesday: Freezing rain and sleet. High near 31. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.2 of an inch possible. New sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Tuesday Night: Freezing rain and sleet likely before 9pm, then freezing rain likely between 9pm and midnight, then rain or freezing rain after midnight. Low around 29. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.2 of an inch possible. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.

    Wednesday: Rain or freezing rain, becoming all rain after 3pm. High near 38. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Wednesday Night: Showers before midnight, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 3am, then showers after 3am. Low around 35. North wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 47. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 53. North wind around 10 mph.

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41.

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 60.

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40.

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 62.



    Waco TX
     31.57°N 97.18°W (Elev. 548 ft)

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